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Stalls up hills

The car stalls up hills but runs good otherwise.

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Hi have you ever changed the fuel pump? or gas filter? sounds like is loosing fuel pressure under load, I would recommend to start with the filter and then move on but have the pressure tested the preasure is 53-59 psi, thats with key on but engine not running.

Posted on Mar 27, 2014

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    Dona Mar 27, 2014

    have Have you had the transmission checked? Might be the problem.

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